William ‘Bill’ J. Weir
October 25, 2006
William “Bill” Joseph Weir, 68, of Cedaredge, Colo., died Monday, Oct. 23, at his residence. No services will be held.Weir was born July 12, 1938, to Clarence and Eleanor Weir in Milwaukee, Wis. He served in the U.S. Army.He married Judith Frank on May 24, 1974, in Milwaukee. He was a detective for the Milwaukee Police Department before moving to Colorado in 1980. He worked at BMC Lumberyard in Aspen as an outside salesman for seven years. He retired and moved to Cedaredge in 1998.He loved the outdoors and still enjoyed gardening, fishing and camping. He especially loved riding his horse, which was given to him by his son at the age of 61. He was also an animal lover, and those in the Cedaredge area may remember him as a foster parent for the Delta County Humane Society.He is survived by his wife, Judy Weir, of Cedaredge; a son, William F. (Angela) Weir, of New York, N.Y.; a sister, Carol Eastman, of Fallbrook, Calif.; mother-in-law Marie Frank, of West Allis, Wisc.; and a granddaughter, Olivia Weir, of New York, N.Y.He was preceded in death by his parents.Memorial contributions may be made to the Delta County Humane Society, P.O. Box 111, Delta, CO, 81416.